LOUIS-FRANÇOIS AUBRY (FRENCH, 1767-1851)
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LOUIS-FRANÇOIS AUBRY (FRENCH, 1767-1851)

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LOUIS-FRANÇOIS AUBRY (FRENCH, 1767-1851)
Jérôme Bonaparte (1784-1860), King of Westphalia 1807-1813, in uniform of the Westphalian Infantry, white coat with gold-embroidered facings and blue border, gold epaulettes, wearing the badge and breast-star of the Grand Eagle of the Imperial French Order of the Legion of Honour, curled dark hair and sideburns
signed 'Aubry' (mid-right)
on ivory
oval, 1 5/8 in. (42 mm.) high, gold mount
Provenance
Sotheby's, London, 10 May 1976, lot 25.
Bruton Knowles, Gloucestershire, 25 April 1996, lot 84.
Special notice

Prospective purchasers are advised that several countries prohibit the importation of property containing materials from endangered species, including but not limited to coral, ivory and tortoiseshell. Accordingly, prospective purchasers should familiarize themselves with relevant customs regulations prior to bidding if they intend to import this lot into another country.
No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 17.5% will be added to the buyer's premium, which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.

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